Saanich Archives collects and preserves the documentary heritage of The District of Saanich. We welcome inquiries by email, phone, or in person at our public reference room located inside the Saanich Centennial Library.
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Open Monday to Friday 10am- 4:30pm inside the Saanich Centennial Library (next to Pearkes Rec Centre).
3100 Tillicum Road (next to Pearkes Recreation Centre)
Victoria, British Columbia, Canada V9A 6T2
Photos left to right from top:
Banner: Irvine family, Rose Bank Farm, 1892 (1980-017-001)
Wollaston family on their way to Cordova Bay, ca. 1915 (2006-018-001)
Tillicum School Class, Division 7, 1929 (1984-011-003)
Start of the fire at Cadboro Beach Hotel, 18 Aug 1931 (2007-171-004)
Swimmers at Cordova Bay, July 1915 (2010-050-857)
Ellen Elizabeth and Alice Mary Girling, 1912 (2008-025-895)
Lansdowne Airfield, 1930 (2009-004-005)